Went-by sentence example

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  • I went by the cabin but you were gone.
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  • I went by your house and took a chance I might find you here.
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  • Later she went by to meet him, but not only was he not in, he had changed the lock.
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  • I went by the house to pick up a picture and Brutus came to the house with blood on his muzzle.
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  • That to fit the actions and distances covered by Alexander into such a scheme, assuming that he went by Seistan and Kandahar, would involve physical impossibilities has been pointed out by Count Yorck v.
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  • Ibn Batuta went by land from Tangier to Cairo, then visited Syria, and performed the pilgrimages to Medina and Mecca.
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  • He left Holland in 1718, went by land through Persia to India, and eventually made his way to Lhasa, where he resided for a long time.
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  • Niebuhr landed at Loheia, on the coast of Yemen, in December 1762, and went by land to Sana.
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  • Between 1362 and 1450 no fewer than 4151 Magyar students frequented the university of Vienna, nearly as many went by preference to Prague, and this, too, despite the fact that there were now two universities in Hungary itself, the old foundation of Louis the Great at Pecs, and a new one established at Buda by Sigismund.
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  • If worn without a girdle it went by the name of XeTWV 6pOour6.
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  • The great prosperity of south-west Arabia at this time was due in large measure to the fact that the trade from India with Egypt came there by sea and then went by land up the west coast.
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  • In this leisurely journey Pallas went by Kasan to the Caspian, spent some time among the Kalmucks, crossed the Urals to Tobolsk, visited the Altai mountains, traced the Irtish to Kolyvan, went on to Tomsk and the Yenisei, crossed Lake Baikal, and extended his journey to the frontiers of China.
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  • Tsar Nicholas's reply to this letter shows in what esteem Count Benckendorff was held by his sovereign: - "Benckendorff went by my permission as my mother invited him to come as a friend of the Danish family.
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  • When in 311 B.C. the people took the appointment of these lieutenants into their own hands the title was changed from "praefects" to duo viri navales, or "two naval men"; but under the empire the admirals went by their old name of praefects.
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  • As years went by his influence as a religious leader became unique.
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  • The Australasian colonies got their supplies direct, and part of the Russian supplies went by the caravan routes.
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  • It contained the most famous sanctuary of the mother of the gods (Cybele), who here went by the name of.
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  • The party of centralization was then the Liberal German party, supported by a few Italians and the Ruthenes, and as years went by it was to become the National German party.
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  • At the very end of his long career of theological discussion, Justinian himself lapsed into heresy, by accepting the doctrine that the earthly body of Christ was incorruptible, insensible to the weaknesses of the flesh, a doctrine which had been advanced by Julian, bishop of Halicarnassus, and went by the name of Aphthartodocetism.
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  • While this siege was in progress Alboin was also engaged in other parts of Italy, and at its close he was probably master of Lombardy, Piedmont and Tuscany, as well as of the regions which afterwards went by the name of the duchies of Spoleto and Benevento.
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  • The goddess Fortuna here went by the name of Primigenia (First-Born, but perhaps in an active sense FirstBearer); she was represented suckling two babes, said to be Jupiter and Juno, and she was especially worshipped by matrons.
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  • An immense joy in battle breathes through the earliest Norse literature, which has scarce its like in any other literature; and we know that the language recognized a peculiar battle fury, a veritable madness by which certain were seized and which went by the name of " berserk's way " (berserksgangr).2 The courage of the vikings was proof against anything, even as a rule against superstitious terrors.
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  • Fj olnir had in the beginning a hard struggle against old prejudices, but as the years went by its influence became enormous; and when it at last ceased, its programme and spirit still lived in N5' Filagsrit and other patriotic periodicals which took its place.
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  • His brothers and sons fled to Basra; thence they went by sea to Kirman and then to Kandabil in India; but they were pursued relentlessly and slain with only two exceptions by the officers of Maslama.
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  • In the earliest period the services were characterized by extreme freedom, and by manifestations of ecstasy which were believed to indicate the presence of the spirit of God; but as the years went by the original enthusiasm faded away, the cult became more and more controlled, until ultimately it was completely subject to the priesthood, and through the priesthood to the Church.
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  • When however the king raised the theological argument which ended in disaster, Pole could not accept it; and, after the failure of Campeggio's mission, when the king asked him for his opinion, he excused himself on the score of inexperience, but went by Henry's order to Paris (1530) to obtain the judgment of the Sorbonne, making the condition that another should be joined with him to do the necessary business.
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  • After the death of Cottereau, the chief leaders of the Chouans were Georges Cadoudal and a man who went by the name of Jambe d'Argent.
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  • Unfortunately for him, however, the eldest of them, Tostig, proi~ed the greatest hindrance to his plans, provoking wrath and opposition wherever he went by his highhandedness and cruelty.
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  • "The people gave their voice, and the danger which hung upon our borders went by like a cloud."
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  • Laing (who had reached Timbuktu by way of Tripoli) obtained some accurate information concerning the sources of the river, and in 1828 the French explorer Rene Caillie went by boat from Jenne to the port of Timbuktu.
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  • This subject had been handed over in 18 9 3 to a royal commission, and further discussed by a select committee in 1899 and a departmental committee in 1900, but both of these threw cold water on the schemes laid before them - a result which, galling enough to one who had made so much play with the question in the country, offered welcome material to his opponents for electioneering recrimination, as year by year went by between 1895 and 1900 and nothing resulted from all the confident talk on the subject in which Mr Chamberlain had indulged when out of office.
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  • I believe he went by three names, like those serial killer; John Wayne Gacy, Randy Stephen Kraft and guys like that.
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  • That all went by the wayside when I discovered astrology, which then took over my life completely.
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  • Three weeks went by and we had invited some friends around for a cup of tea and a sticky bun.
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  • One of the first heretics went by the name of Marcion.
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  • She spoke in a soft, then abruptly she went by in dreary inaction.
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  • jingleday they swung up and down the main street in long teams, and in the night their jingling bells still went by.
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  • As time went by the knee became quite painful on exercise and started to swell a little.
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  • He glared at me as I went by him, and I made the house quiver with the slamming of my door.
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  • A couple of months went by and during that time I arranged a swop with Tony.
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  • However, as time went by and the number of BABs increased, these explanations became less tenable.
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  • An articulated lift vehicle was attached at the front to pull the tram and the Unimog went by Road to Bingham Rd LC.
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  • Not a month went by without a new productivity ultimatum.
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  • His letters (especially Ep. 45) are full of outcries against his enemies and of indignant protestations that he had done nothing unbecoming a Christian, that he had taken no money, nor gifts great nor small, that he had no delight in silken attire, sparkling gems or gold ornaments, that no matron moved him unless by penitence and fasting, &c. His route is given in the third book In Rufinum; he went by Rhegium and Cyprus, where he was entertained by Bishop Epiphanius, to Antioch.
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  • Starting with a visit to Piombino, on the coast opposite Elba, he went by way of Siena to Urbino, where he made drawings and began works; was thence hastily summoned by way of Pesaro and Rimini to Cesena; spent two months between there and Cesenatico, projecting and directing canal and harbour works, and planning the restoration of the palace of Frederic II.; thence hurriedly joined his master, momentarily besieged by enemies at Imola; followed him probably to Sinigaglia and Perugia, through the whirl of storms and surprises, vengeances and treasons, which marked his course that winter, and finally, by way of Chiusi and Acquapendente, as far as Orvieto and probably to Rome, where Caesar arrived on the 14th of February 1503.
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  • Towards evening he told his men to ride home by the main road while he went by another way that was somewhat longer.
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  • He would say, as he went by in the morning, How thick the pigeons are!
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  • The screaming ceased, and a few more seconds went by.
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  • He was the buffoon, who went by a woman's name, Nastasya Ivanovna.
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  • Two months went by and no one had even made an offer, so the man came to take his sailboat etching home.
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  • You can evaluate how well the introduction went by whether or not the older cat tolerated the kitten.
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  • Before there was Mario Kart DS and such a thing as the Nintendo Wi-Fi connection, there was a little gem of a racer that went by the name of Mario Kart 64.
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  • The morning went by without a hitch…or a phone call about Microsoft's new system.
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  • I went by Target, though I expected there not to be a line because they aren't doing anything for midnight.
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  • Until DNA typing identified the grapes and provided a closer estimate of age, wine aficionados went by the first recorded notes on the wine and the folklore surrounding Cabernet Sauvignon.
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  • During its development, it went by the codename "Stealth."
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  • During the development of the first Motorola DROID smartphone, the project went by several names.
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  • We seemed to be able to talk about anything and time went by fast for both of us.
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  • About an hour went by and he finally called me... we argued on the phone and he was making no sense saying he did nothing wrong.
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  • Even though Genie Francis shot to super fame as young Laura Webber Baldwin Spencer on General Hospital by the time she was 18 years old, decades went by before she received an Emmy nod.
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  • Sparking a fad of tattooing in Britain was the introduction of a Polynesian man who went by the name of The Painted Prince.
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  • In the early 1900s, that style of corset went by the wayside to make room for the invention of the modern-day brassiere and girdle.
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  • You might remember Bow Wow from the days he went by Lil Bow Wow.
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  • The very first comic book heroine was a buxom blonde who went by the name Fantomah.
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  • The movie released in America went by the title, Gamera, the Invincible.
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